Western delegations are planning to use protocol tools to hold a representative demonstration of Russian protest at a meeting of representatives of the G-20 financial group, which will be held on Wednesday, as well as during other meetings within the framework of the IMF spring session in Washington.
We are talking about a demonstrative release from the meeting of the meeting, and about other forms of protest.
In some European capitals, proposals have already been made for decision-making from among the participants in serious organizations, but not in all countries of the G20 there have been countless proposals, and, first of all, against such a formulation of the issue of China.
On Tuesday, Moscow confirmed that the Russian delegation at the talks will be led by Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov. He will come to Washington despite repeated protests from Western diplomats that the IMF’s spring meeting should not be held in the usual format at a time when Russia is waging a war that is killing the world’s inhabitants.
“During and after the meeting, we will definitely send a strong signal to Russia, and in doing so, we will not be alone,” a German government source told Reuters. He accused Russia of starting a conflict that caused, as part of the use, a sharp increase in European food and energy prices.
In addition, the IMF increased its global growth forecast by almost a full percentage point, arguing that inflation is a “clear and present danger” for many countries.
US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen chaired an IMF meeting at which Russian government officials often meet, two Treasury officials told Reuters. The representative of the French Ministry of Finance believes that some ministers from the G7 countries will leave their places when their Russian colleague arrives.
At the same time, there will be no surprises that a communiqué will be formed on the upcoming meeting, in the near future the emergence of the state of the world economy and the coordination of vaccination will not be.